The three walkers, Orlando Valério, João Silva and Francisco Romeira, 68, 60 and 61, respectively, supported logistically by Jorge Nunes, have already covered 670 kilometers of the 738.5 that National Highway 2 has, the longest road in Europe , which links Chaves to Faro.
The 25-day program, with stages running at around 30 kilometers per day, began on March 18 and is due to arrive on Thursday, April 11, in the Algarve capital.
With significant adhesion of most of the 35 municipalities adhering to Rota2, the hikers assured rest in their own facilities, Fire Brigade, Red Cross, White Cross and other associations.
Bearers of a passport of Route 2, which has been stamped at various points of passage, the walkers also have a diary, in which each one has made his notes, worthy of record, which they think to condense and transform into book.
It remains to be expected that the adventure will end on April 11 in Faro.